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Riga


Please tell us a bit about your UAV interest

I'm working for SPH Engineering - developer of UgCS - ground control software in Latvia.


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Riga


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Alexey Dobrovolskiy posted a blog post
Works with any types of drones supported by UgCS and any Pelco-D PTZ platforms with current angles reporting.It will be available in source codes to adapt to any hardware.
Jun 12
Alexey Dobrovolskiy replied to Greg's discussion Problem with Camera by Time command, and interval timer option in UgCS
"Hi,
please check "Action execution" in the Photogrammetry tool. It should be "Forward passes" or "Every point".
You can export the route and send it to UgCS support with your question."
Mar 22
Alexey Dobrovolskiy replied to Corax LLC's discussion Facade scan Y-axis tilt request in UgCS
"Hi, if you have DEM for your survey area, you can try to use AreaScan tool, but you will need to calculate distance between lines and time between shots manually."
Mar 9
Alexey Dobrovolskiy commented on Alexey Dobrovolskiy's blog post Radar/Laser altimeter for DJI M210/M210V2
"Hi, yes. We supply a set with a radar altimeter and onboard computer."
Mar 7
Alexey Dobrovolskiy commented on Alexey Dobrovolskiy's blog post Radar/Laser altimeter for DJI M210/M210V2
"Thank you, Thomas. Yes, it was a mistake, I corrected text.

>> Additionally, the 24GHZ band use by RADAR is sunsetting, and the band will not be available for RADAR after 1 January 2022. Surely you know that!


We have 1.5 years :). And as we under…"
Mar 2
Alexey Dobrovolskiy posted a blog post
Hi,we implemented radar/laser altimeter support for DJI M210/M210V2 drones (in addition to previously supported M600/M600Pro/A3).Set consists of UgCS SkyHub onboard computer, radar or laser altimeter, set of cables and software.In general, we recomm…
Mar 2
Alexey Dobrovolskiy replied to arlo's discussion UGCS - DJI Mavic Mini in UgCS
"Hi,
Mavic Mini can't f;y waypoint missions and it doesn't supported by DJI SDK. As soon as DJI will implement that, we will be able to implement support in UgCS."
Nov 1, 2019
Alexey Dobrovolskiy commented on Alexey Dobrovolskiy's blog post An easy way to use ArcticDEM data in UgCS
"This URl is not for direct use in internet browser. It is programmatic API end point. Please use it as described in the post."
Sep 19, 2019
Alexey Dobrovolskiy commented on Alexey Dobrovolskiy's blog post An easy way to use ArcticDEM data in UgCS
"UgCS doesn't have "own" maps, we provide possibility to use different map sources - Google, Bing, OSM, corporate GIS systems etc.

In all these screenshots you see Google imagery actually."
Sep 16, 2019
Alexey Dobrovolskiy commented on Alexey Dobrovolskiy's blog post An easy way to use ArcticDEM data in UgCS
"Hello, this post was about elevation data only. Not about map imagery. "
Sep 15, 2019
Alexey Dobrovolskiy replied to Harish's discussion Obstacle Avoidance sensor
"We tested different laser altimeters in different conditions - from desert to Greenland. Most reliable small altimeter what we found is WASP-200 LRF.
But not only sun is problem for altimeters, they don't work reliable even in light fog.
Now we are…"
Sep 13, 2019
Alexey Dobrovolskiy posted a blog post
(image taken from https://www.pgc.umn.edu/data/arcticdem/)I would like to say a big thanks again to ArcticDEM project (https://www.pgc.umn.edu/data/arcticdem/). Using their elevation data it is possible to fly drones safely in parts of the globe not…
Sep 12, 2019
Alexey Dobrovolskiy replied to Rotem Shfaim's discussion DJI A3 without Lightbridge in UgCS
"Hello Rotem,

from on-board computer connected to the API port of DJI A3 it should be possible. It will be required development of custom ground station software to communicate with A3 via custom on-board computer, or in case of UgCS it is necessary…"
Aug 28, 2019
Alexey Dobrovolskiy replied to Rotem Shfaim's discussion DJI A3 without Lightbridge in UgCS
"Hello,
no way. UgCS supports A3 with Lightbridge only."
Aug 27, 2019
Alexey Dobrovolskiy replied to Colin Murray's discussion Waypoint distance too close. Photometery Mission Error in UgCS
"Pedro, could you export and post here your mission? Or send it to our support.
I found comment from some DJI guy here - https://github.com/dji-sdk/Mobile-SDK-iOS/issues/195

The two adjacent waypoints distance must be larger than the 0.5 meter in sp…"
Aug 21, 2019
Alexey Dobrovolskiy commented on Kristaps Brass's blog post How We Flew A Winter Drone Show
"Hello, there is no mistake. All drones and ground station are in single WiFi network. Technically drones can communicate to each other, but they communicate with ground station only - to receive routes, commands and RTK corrections and to send telem…"
Jun 24, 2019
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